Former Huskies are looking to begin their professional careers in football.
Fifteen Huskies were honored for their achievements in the classroom
Shamar Stephen was named Team MVP, while Geremy Davis and Yawin Smallwood earned Offensive and Defensive Player of the Year honors
Coach Mike Foley and offensive guard Steve Greene are the guests.
Huskies continue to prepare for 2013 season.
UConn vs Michigan Football
2013: Was a mainstay on the offensive line, starting all 12 games at left guard...closed his career with 32 straight starts...named to the 2013 American Athletic Conference All-Academic team.
2012: Started all 12 games for the Huskies at left guard....Named to the 2012 BIG EAST All-Academic team.
2011: Earned his first varsity letter in 2011 ... Moved into the starting lineup at left guard for the Western Michigan game (Oct. 1) and remained there for the rest of the season for a total of eight games ... Part of an offensive line in 2011 that helped tailback Lyle McCombs rush for more than 1,000 yards ... Was named to the 2011 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
2010: Saw playing time in one game against Texas Southern (Sept. 11).
2009: Redshirted ... Named the Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week before the game against Ohio (Sept. 5), Notre Dame (Nov. 21) and Syracuse (Nov. 28).
High School: Two-time Associated Press Class A first team all-state selection in Pennsylvania on the offensive line ... 2008 first team all-state pick by Pennsylvania Football News (Class A) and first team all-conference by the Altoona Mirror ... Also played defense as a senior and made 42 tackles ... Team captain ... Also played basketball ... Played for Pennsylvania in the Big 33 All-Star Game.
Personal Profile: Steven Daniel Greene ... Born on December 13, 1990 ... A pre-kinesiology major.